Romanian hackers try to Shellshock Yahoo servers 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Does not qualify for Bug Bounty awards.
 
US cracks suspected hacking ring with Aussie roots 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two plead guilty to theft of Xbox source code, US Army software.
 
jQuery.com website suffers second attack in a month 
 
Cloudflare launches open source keyless SSL 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crypto expert doubtful.
 
How hard do you hack back? 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Taking the offensive could have unintended consequences.
 
Hacking scandal threatens to upend NZ election 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Rawshark keeps country on edge.
 
Telstra blamed for Australia's high bandwidth cost 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aussie pricing 'out of whack' compared to rest of the world.
 
Heartbleed behind massive healthcare data breach 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Juniper device was vulnerable.
 
Chinese hackers steal hospital patient's personal data 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Millions of US social security numbers stolen.
 
CIA admits to hacking Senate committee computers 
By Mark Hosenball | Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senator calls for CIA chief's resignation.
 
European central bank website hacked by extortionist 
 
US cloud providers boost Australian presence 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
AWS, CloudFlare build out local networks.
 
Forensic report into LulzSec Stratfor hack leaked 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Slack security made it easy for hackers.
 
Chinese 'Putter Panda' hacking group outed by researchers 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
People's Liberation Army Unit 61486.
 
Hackers face life sentences in Britain 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
To reflect the damage they might cause.
 
NZ meteorology supercomputer hacked 
By Juha Saarinen | May 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
No sensitive data accessed.
 
US Govt proposes seven month sentence for LulzSec hacker 
By Juha Saarinen | May 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sabu rewarded for turning FBI informant.
 
Attackers access eBay customer passwords, personal data 
By Juha Saarinen | May 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Up to 145 million users affected.
 
China hits back over industrial hacking charges 
 
Heartbleed redux: Private SSL keys, routers, clients exposed 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Just when you thought it couldn't get worse.
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